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Reminiscences of Jonathan Daniels : oral history, 1972

Creator: Daniels, Jonathan, 1902-1981
Project: Southern intellectual leaders (A) project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 176 pages Sound recording: 4 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Journalist

Scope and Contents

Childhood in North Carolina; education, University of North Carolina; writer for FORTUNE; editor, THE NEWS AND OBSERVER; politics and race relations in North Carolina; A SOUTHERNER DISCOVERS THE SOUTH; Assistant Director, United States Office of Civilian Defense; Administrative Assistant, later Press Secretary, to President Franklin D. Roosevelt; racial problems during World War II; senatorial campaign of Frank Porter Graham, 1950; Democratic Party since 1945. Impressions of Josephus Daniels, Henry Luce, Eleanor Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Thomas Wolfe, and leading southern journalists

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1983

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